UPS Shipping Delay

September 22, 2015

Temporary Service Impacts Due to Papal Visit
Updated Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 11:00 AM ET
Security measures will be in place in areas of Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia as Pope Francis visits the United States September 22-27, 2015. UPS is implementing contingency plans to minimize service impacts.
There will be service disruptions in a limited number of ZIP codes during the Pope’s visit. Today, there will be no pickups or deliveries in 20008 and 20016.
Please continue to check here for the latest information on service impacts, and track your packages at
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For more information about the service impact on UPS Freight® pickups and deliveries, please visit UPS Freight.
Please contact your local The UPS Store® directly for information about any impacts to their hours of operation. Visit The UPS Store to find the location nearest you.
Note that the UPS Service Guarantee does not apply when transportation networks are disrupted due to events of this nature.

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